1. NBA Finals: Spurs over Heat Encouraging for Trail Blazers

    Last night the San Antonio Spurs made the Miami Heat look absolutely foolish, finishing a 5 game rout of the defending champions. Make no mistake, the Heat are an amazing basketball team, the Spurs were just operating on a higher level...

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  2. Which Blazer Has The Most To Prove This Summer?

    The 2014 Las Vegas Summer League kicks off in under a month, with 24 teams all playing at least five exhibition games each. Will Barton, CJ McCollum, Allen Crabbe, Meyers Leonard, Joel Freeland and Thomas Robinson will all represent the Blazers...

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  3. Dorell Wright's Hidden Value in Portland's Plans

    Every now and then I watch Dorell Wright play basketball and think to myself: “Wow, he still looks pretty good for a 30 year old,” then I remember that he is only 28...

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  4. Portland Trail Blazers Trade Rumors: Getting Good Guards

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  5. Neil Olshey 'Did Some Heavy Lifting Last Offseason'

    You've had your say on the 2013-14 Portland Trail Blazers roster, as well as head coach Terry Stotts. We wrap up the 12th edition of You be the GM with the actual general manager of the Blazers, Neil Olshey...

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  6. Gary Payton Challenges Damian Lillard to Become a Better Defender

    MIAMI – If Damian Lillard wishes to take his game to extraordinary heights, Hall of Fame point guard Gary Payton believes that in order to do so the Portland Trail Blazers ' franchise point guard must become serious about his defense...

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  7. How Damian Lillard and LaMarcus Aldridge Have Elevated Trail Blazers' Ceiling

    PORTLAND, Ore.— Talent acquisition hasn't always been easy for the  Portland Trail Blazers . Suffice it to say, free-agent superstars aren't taking their talents to Rip City, which ...

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  8. Blazers Summer League Schedule Announced

    A release from the NBA today included the Las Vegas Summer League Schedule. Below are the game dates/times for your Trail Blazers Summer League team. All games will air live on CSN, with postgame coverage and Trail Blazers Pulse to follow...

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  9. Handful of Trail Blazers Begin Offseason Workouts

    It hasn't even been a month since the Trail Blazers ' season ended. The NBA Finals are only two games old. More than half of the NBA is vacationing across the globe...

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  10. A Day in Portland Trail Blazers History: June 7, 1990

    On June 7, 1990, 24 years ago today, the Portland Trail Blazers squared off against the defending champion Detroit “Bad Boy” Pistons in Game 2 of the NBA Finals on the road in Auburn Hills, Michigan...

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  11. Phoenix Could Be Portland's Door to the 2014 NBA Draft

    If the Portland Trail Blazers truly want to take part in the loaded 2014 NBA Draft, there may be a way for them to get their foot in the door.....

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  12. Can the Trail Blazers Find a Big Man in the Draft, Trade, or Free Agent Market?

    The Portland Trail Blazers need another big body on the roster. We examine several possibilities in the Blazer's Edge Mailbag today...

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  13. Does Claver Have a Future with the Blazers?

    Portland Trail Blazers forward Victor Claver followed up an underwhelming rookie season with an inconsistent 2013-14 outing in which he only played 184 total regular season minutes...

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  14. Nicolas Batum's Quiet Fourth Quarter Problem

    Despite his well-documented inconsistencies, Nicolas Batum is a basketball stud by most accounts. You'll see statistical cherry picking here and there that links him to contribution ...

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  15. Wesley Matthews' 'Leadership, Heart' a Perfect Fit for Trail Blazers

    There's so much to like about Wesley Matthews – his attitude, leadership, defensive effort, clutch three-point shooting...

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  16. The One Offseason Move the Portland Trail Blazers Must Make

    The Portland Trail Blazers are back in business. It may have taken a while, but the Blazers have returned to a level of superiority in the Western Conference...

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  17. Instagram: Stotts Joins in on #4BarFriday

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  18. Aldridge Rumors: Trade to Bulls, Clips, Others Options Without Extension

    LaMarcus Aldridge is one player that will come up in trade rumors this offseason and teams like the Chicago Bulls , LA Clippers , NY Knicks , Houston Rockets and LA Lakers ...

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  19. Portland Trail Blazers Cap and Roster in the Summer of 2014

    Explore questions about the Portland Trail Blazers ' cap and roster status heading into the Summer of 2014.....

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  20. Portland Trail Blazers: Emulating the Bench of the San Antonio Spurs

    In this edition of the Blazer's Edge Videocast, Dave and Sam talk about what makes the low-cost players of the Spurs so successful, what Portland can learn from San Antonio and whether C...

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  21. Former Blazers Assistant Coach Bernie Bickerstaff Wins Chuck Daly Award

    Bernie Bickerstaff, whose 40 years in the NBA included two recent seasons as an assistant coach with the Trail Blazers , has been awarded the Chuck Daly Lifetime Achievement Award by the National Basketball Coaches Association...

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  22. Bill Walton Marks Blazers' Championship Anniversary with a Photo

    Bill Walton marked the 37th anniversary of the Portland Trail Blazers ' NBA championship on Thursday with a photo sent out by his wife, Lori, on Twitter.....

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  23. Robin Lopez 'Was Better Than Anyone Expected'

    To accompany your You be the GM comments and votes, we've reached out to a handful of local experts who cover the Portland Trail Blazers for their opinions on the value of every player on the roster...

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  24. Batum Attends Ceremony to Honor 70th Anniversary of D-Day

    Today is the 70th anniversary of D-Day. On June 6, 1944, Allied forces comprised mostly of American, British, French and Canadian soldiers stormed the beaches of Normandy in northern ...

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  25. Ford: Will Blazers Try To Trade For 2014 Lottery Pick?

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